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La Petite Boutique, 15thc Stone Cottage in Medieval Town, Loire Valley

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Last updated: 04/28/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

self catering 2 bedrooms sleeps 5 in the Loire Valley (minimum 2 nights)

This charming traditional character cottage has been lovingly renovated to provide you with comfortable accommodation. It is well equiped with comfortable furnishings and bedding. There are 2 romantic bedrooms, one of which has the original baked tiled floor & views over the ancient roof tops of the medieval market town. Being situated in the heart of la cité mediévale, this accommodation offers holidays for those wishing to immerse themselves into the french rural, pace and way of life. It is ideal for couples and families, for holidays, mini breaks, stop overs. The cottage is within easy reach of local markets which sell fresh, traditional produce. St.Aignan's restaurants, shops, river, indoor/outdoor swimming pools, are 5 mins walk. You are centrally placed to explore the regions chateaux, the famous Beauval Zoo and its pandas, music festivals, swimming, rambling, horse riding, canoe, cycling, fishing, wine tasting, gastronomy, troglodyte caves & Paris by TGV. Optional Services: cleaning, groceries, tour guide...


Member since: 2008

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/28/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 87 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 5
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge
  • Massage


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 baby crib


  • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single


  • The bedrooms are light, airy & comfortably furnished with antique style furniture & bed heads. The first floor bedroom has exposed beams. The top bedroom is in the eaves with exposed beams, the original tomette tile flooring, an antique wash basin & views over the ancient roof tops of the town. Duvets and pillows are provided & are low allergen....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • There is a hair dryer for your use.

Other Amenities

  • La Petite Boutique's living room has two comfortable settees, coffee tables, a flat sceen TV and is light and airy with exposed beams. The dining area has a wood and iron table and chairs. The kitchen is well equiped with gas hob and extractor fan, electric oven, toaster, kettle, Bodum coffee maker and a full range of crockery, glass ware, eating and cooking utensils. There is also a cellar leading off from the kitchen. Baby's cot and high chair are available. Linen and towels are provided. A cleaning service may be arranged for the end of your stay. If you choose not to use the cleaning service then the gite should be left as you would expect to find it ie: clean and tidy. Cleaning products are available. Please discuss the linen, cleaning service, grocery shopping and any other requests or special needs with the property owner....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    puzzles & games for young children...moreless

  • Radio
  • Television:

    More than 100 channels - several languages...moreless

  • Toys:

    toys for under 6...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Full gas central heating. ...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    1 large and 1 small towel per person, 5 personnes max....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    well equipped kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Terraced


Write a review 4.8
from 69 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mar 31 - May 1, 2017
3 night min stay
$490 $1,800
May 2 - Jul 6, 2017
2 night min stay
$107 $120
$484 $1,839
Jul 7 - Sep 2, 2017
3 night min stay
$512 $2,288
late SUMMER low
Sep 3 - Oct 19, 2017
2 night min stay
$490 $1,765
Oct 20 - Nov 4, 2017
2 night min stay
$458 $1,804
early WINTER
Nov 5 - Dec 21, 2017
2 night min stay
$430 $1,525
Dec 22 - Jan 7, 2018
3 night min stay
$436 $1,566
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates




Please note that 20 euros bank charges are added for payments from foreign banks.

There is the possibility of a cleaning option for 30 euros

Electricity is included up to 10 Kwh/day, and gas up to 10 gas units per day (which is average normal consumption) excess will be charged. PLEASE don't hesitate to contact me for individual pricing, other currency payments and special offers.

Merci de me contacter pour un devis sur mesure et des promotions ponctuelles.

Taxe de séjour, 0.65€/personne +12 ans est inclus

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/28/2017
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50 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Tours (Orly 2h)
50 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Le Lapin Blanc
318 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Caen or Le Havre
3 Kilometres
Nearest Train
St. Aignan/Noyers Sur Cher
20 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
L'Amarena Bacchus
17 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Montrichard, St Aignan swimming pool 500m

Car: Recommended

The Loire Valley is the perfect example of how humans throughout time have learned to live alongside the last untamed river in Europe. The area is on the World Heritage List. St.Aignan is a small medieval town, well preserved, comprising of clusters of houses below a huge Romanesque collegiate church with its 12th century frescoes & 16th century private chateau. The town lends itself to aimless wandering through cobbled streets & alleys.You have easy access to popular ancient & historical towns. The river offers fishing, boat trips, swimming, canoeing & Jet Ski tuition. For ramblers, there are many marked pathways. Places of interest are Troglodyte Houses, world famous Beauval Zoo, Leonardo de Vinci house. Paris is an hour on the TGV making a day trip possible. For more activities there is carting, golf, 4x4 off road, rally cross, horse riding, cycling etc. The famous garden exhibits of Chaumont & Villandry, the chateaux of Chenonceau, Amboise, Chambord, to name a few, are all within easy reach

Other Activities: Canoeing, jet ski, Beauval zoo, hot air ballooning, underground town, mushroom caves.


Owner info

Why the Owner Chose Saint-Aignan, Loir-et-Cher, France:
Le Petite Boutique is a house full of history and character, and the town of St Aignan is full of cultural and historic features well worth a visit. The area is also home to International festivals such as Bd boum, Rendez vous de l'histoire, Jazz in Cheverny and Montlouis, Classical Music festivals at Chambord and Pontlevoy, Equestrian events at Lamotte Beuvron.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This house is a medieval village store that has been converted keeping many original features, illustrated in a couple of photos on the walls. The living room, which is the first room you walk into, has cosy, rounded walls.. There are dog footprints cast into the red quarry tiles...

Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/28/2017

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  • La Petite Boutique

    La Petite Boutique

  • kitchen dining area

    kitchen dining area

  • La Petite Boutique seen from the square

    La Petite Boutique seen from the square

  • St Aignan Church and Roof Tops

    St Aignan Church and Roof Tops

  • Renaissance Courtyard of the Chateau

    Renaissance Courtyard of the Chateau

  • St.Aignan


  • St.Aignan


  • The River Cher

    The River Cher

  • A 12th century fresco St Aignan Church

    A 12th century fresco St Aignan Church

  • Elephants at Zoo de Beauval

    Elephants at Zoo de Beauval

  • living area

    living area

  • first floor bedroom

    first floor bedroom

  • top floor bedroom

    top floor bedroom

  • St.Aignan


  • Leading up to the Chateau

    Leading up to the Chateau

  • Romanesque Church and side street

    Romanesque Church and side street

  • The Cher river and restaurant

    The Cher river and restaurant

  • St Aignan sur Cher

    St Aignan sur Cher

  • A 12th century fresco St Aignan Church

    A 12th century fresco St Aignan Church

  • Visit World Famous Zoo de Beauval

    Visit World Famous Zoo de Beauval

  • Chenonceau is only 20 minutes away

    Chenonceau is only 20 minutes away

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